[gthomas] Re: Circumcision of the Spirit
This is the first time I write, so I say now: I'm no english speaker.
You must excusse my english.
> Perhaps it is fairly simple. Just as circumcision of the penis"reveals/uncovers" the
> "reveals/uncovers" the penis, circumcision of the spirit
> spirit. And, as circumcision was, apparently, an act of causingcleanliness or
> cleaning--and having had forskin as a child, I can see where it wouldhelp--it
> may be that circumcision, i.e. cleaning, of the spirit is what causes theI think this is the right way to learn from Thomas (and perhaps from all
Godspels). Things happens on earth "as they are in heaven". Man is made
liking God. Analogy is the way to understand heaven things.
All that all of you have said about fisic circumcision means about
spirit circumcision. It is the sign of the father/Father; it is for
cleaning/Cleaning; it ....
I also think that the change fisic/spirit circumcision is the new tribal
sign, the tribal sign described in Jeremias.